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North Market Spices Opens for Business

Walker Evans Walker Evans

For years, the North Market has served up quality meats and seafood through merchants including Bluescreek Farm, North Market Poultry and Game and The Fish Guys, but customers haven’t had a good place to buy seasonings, spices and rubs for those meats… until now. “North Market Spices” will be opening their their doors on August […]


Rick Bayless Announced for Chefs in the City 2010

Walker Evans Walker Evans

WOSU’s Fourth Annual Chefs in the City event takes place on Thursday April 15th at [email protected], and this year’s celebrity guest is Master Chef Rick Bayless. The Chefs in the City event serves as both a fundraiser for WOSU and also provides programming, as the event is filmed for television broadcast. The theme of this […]


The Gift of CSA Membership


The first real snow is finally on the ground here in central Ohio. It might be hard to think about summer produce but that’s just what small farmers are doing. Several farmers offering Community Support Agriculture (CSA) shares already have their 2010 signups available. At least one is offering discounts for those who register and […]


Columbus Mega Summer Weekend 2009 – Vol. 15

Anne Evans Anne Evans

Final long weekend of the summer. Everyone have Labor Day Plans? Gallery Hop is happening in The Short North on Saturday. The Hills Market is having their annual Hog Roast on Monday if you want a cookout but don’t want to make anything yourself. Benny Benassi is at BOMA tonight – doors open at 9pm. The Ohio State […]


A Guide for Unfamiliar CSA Finds


(Photo from RestaurantWidow.com) When we first became members of a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture), we received plenty of produce that we had never encountered before. CSA managers are getting better about identifying everything in the share, but in the very beginning, we were given some veggies we couldn’t even name! Here’s my quickie guide for […]


Free Tickets for Cooking Class at the North Market

Walker Evans Walker Evans

Chef Matt Prokopchak of Trattoria Roma will be instructing one of the “Chef Series Cooking Class” events on Wednesday, March 11th in the Dispatch Kitchen at The North Market. We’ve got a pair of free tickets to the event for anyone who wants them! Log in and post a comment/reply to this topic before midnight […]


Free Online Cooking Lessons From Restaurant Widow

Walker Evans Walker Evans

If you’ve not been paying attention over the past few days, Lisa the Waitress (of RestaurantWidow.com fame) has begun posting her very detailed list of “10 Things You Should Absolutely Know About Cooking”. Parts one, two, and three include Salt, Cookware, and a few Basics. Whether you’re a novice or an expert in the kitchen, […]

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